A Computer Hardware Technician earns an average wage of $16.54 per hour. A skill in Systems Troubleshooting is associated with high pay for this job.
Computer Hardware Technician Total Pay (?
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$29,162 - $63,187
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63K
MEDIAN: $44,928
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Computer Hardware Technician Total Pay (?
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$10.98 - $24.28
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MEDIAN: $16.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$29,162 - $63,187  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,035  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$25,601 - $60,658  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 159
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$10.98 - $24.28  
   
Overtime
$17.15 - $39.45  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,035  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$25,601 - $60,658  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 159
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Job Description for Computer Hardware Technician
  • Build custom components and configure existing parts for use.
  • Maintain, update, and test computer hardware and associated devices.
  • Repair and update hardware and devices, including testing and evaluating equipment.
  • Install and configure computer hardware and associated devices.
  • Manage and respond to a help tickets, documenting interactions.
Pay by Experience Level for Computer Hardware Technician
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
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Experience Affects Computer Hardware Technician Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 27%
Experienced
up arrow 16%
Mid-Career
up arrow 2%
National Average
$39,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 11%

Skills That Affect Computer Hardware Technician Salaries

Systems Troubleshooting
up arrow 31%
National Average
$39,000
Computer Hardware Technician
up arrow 1%
Job Satisfaction
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Gender
Female
7%
female alumni
 
Male
93%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
13%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 78% dental benefits Dental: 67%
vision benefits Vision: 52% employee benefits None: 21%
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